Begin with hit Broadway songs, sung and played by concert pianist Katherine Alexandra, including DEFYING GRAVITY, songs from West Side Story, and Phantom of the Opera. Include classics like Flight of The Bumblebees, Carmen’s Habanera, and Piazzolla’s Libertango. Sprinkle in some original ROMANTIC arrangements by keyboard jazz virtuoso composer Alex Dilan. Enjoy Vangelis’s Chariots Of Fire and many more on this special evening of passion and beauty.
Born and raised in Russia, KATHERINE ALEXANDRA began her musical education at the age of 4. She graduated SUMMA CUM LAUDE from Moscow Conservatory with a specialty in Concert Piano Performance, while studying voice. As an international concert pianist, she won the Rachmaninov Russian Competition and the 5th International Competition of Young Pianists in Germany. She has performed with the Russian Symphony Orchestra in Russia and in Spain, her second home before moving to the US where she began studying with acclaimed vocal coach Carlo Thomas. From concerts, films, and musical productions in Russia and Spain, she now performs regularly here in the US, displaying her rare piano and vocal talent.
Born in the Philippines, Alex Dilan arrived at the US when he was 7 and started piano lessons. By 9 he was dissecting orchestrations. At Depaul University of Chicago, he received his Bachelors in Composition, and at the prestigious Northwestern University in Illinois, he received his Masters in Composition under Harvard composer Dr. Jay Alan Yim. As an organist, he studied with Don Komar, mastering classic repertoire as well as jazz and improvisation. Alex is the exclusive composer, lyricist, arranger, and keyboardist for Katherine Alexandra. He is currently working on an epic musical based on Russian Czar Nicholas Romanov and his wife Alexandra. In his spare time, he is an accomplished organist and can play Flight of the Bumblebees with his feet, thanks to his ongoing studies with renowned organist Maestro Hector Olivera. He is Music Director at St Thomas More Catholic Church, Sarasota, conducting four choirs, and playing all services.
TWO TICKET TYPES
1. General Admission: Best seats in the house
2. VIP Meet & Greet: Join other VIPs and chat with the performing artist at end of the show in a breakout room
YOU WILL RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL AFTER YOU PURCHASE YOUR TICKET.
TIME OF SHOW:
London 12:30 am+1
N.Y.C. 7:30 pm
Chicago 6:30 pm
Denver 5:30 pm
L.A. 4:30 pm
GET INTO THE ACT AND HAVE EVEN MORE FUN:
This exciting and unique performance will allow you, the audience, to participate by affecting the performance with your appearance and reactions. The virtual nightclub experience will be as powerful in your mind as an action-packed movie or a well-written novel with entertainment value. With our high-quality production, you will be transported to a nightclub experience. We want you to take part in this exciting, new platform and participate and 'get into character' as a good audience should. Let us show you how.
Go to https://metropolitanzoom.com/audience to learn more about good audience-ship, please watch the instructions on:
Accessing the show at showtime
Rules of conduct
Suggestions to get into the act and optimize your experience
Snack and drink suggestions
Sound and lighting on your end
Full video recording disclaimer
Go to https://metropolitanzoom.com/audience to learn more about getting into the act.
VIRTUAL DOORS OPEN 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE SHOW: PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY. WE HAVE PRE-SHOW ENTERTAINMENT AND A RECEPTIONIST WAITING TO GREET YOU.
*** VIP AND BACKSTAGE PASS HOLDERS
Please wait until after the end of the show to be brought into the VIP room. You will be asked if you want to join it and you must click on YES to access the VIP Room. Once you’ve entered, please UNMUTE your microphone so you can interact with the performing artists. It is very important that when you sign into Zoom, that you make sure your name is correct on the Zoom screen. Sometimes, people enter the zoom room as "Joe's iPhone" or "Jane's Ipad." We will not be able to separate you from the crowd unless your name is correct and we can identify you. To update your name on the screen, mouse over your name on the participant list and Click to RENAME yourself correctly. We cannot be held responsible if you were left out of the VIP Meet & Greet if it's not clear to us who you are. Thank you for your assistance in advance.